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Seminar

Traffic on networks: modeling and analysis

Monneau, R (ENPC - École des Ponts ParisTech)
Wednesday 09 April 2014, 15:15-16:15

Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute

Abstract

We are interested in the traffic of cars on a network, like for instance a city. We describe traffic using hamilton-Jacobi equations, and propose new general junction conditions that can be fully characterized. In the framework of viscosity solutions for discontinuous hamiltonians,we also prove a comparison principle. With this powerful tool in hands, we show how to homogenize the traffic on a whole network like a city.

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